External Scholarships

Awards are updated regularly and listed by the due date.

Indspire’s Post-Secondary Education Scholarship 
Applications accepted year round
Indspire disburses bursaries and scholarships through its Building Brighter Futures program to Indigenous students who are enrolled in post-secondary programs. Since 1985, Indspire has disbursed bursaries and scholarships to First Nation, Inuit, and Métis post-secondary students. It is the largest funder for Indigenous education outside of the federal government.

A Place for Mom Senior Wisdom Scholarship
Deadline: May 1, 2019
A Place for Mom is offering $2,000 for select students interested in working with seniors. To apply, students should write an essay or create a video submission answering the questions “What are the most important life lessons that you have learned form a grandparent or other senior in your life? How will you use the lessons learned from them in your future career working with seniors?

St. John's Legacy Scholarship
Deadline: May 14, 2019
St. John's Legacy offers a number of scholarships between $500 and $4,500. Last year, King’s students won a total of $40,000 between 13 students—one of the highest amounts in the country. To apply, students must have a B grade average. They must also provide a description of extracurricular activities such as employment, volunteer hours, sports, or wilderness activities. This scholarship is not limited to any one program.

The Azazie Scholarship
Deadline: May 31, 2019
Azazie, an online shopping center for wedding and bridesmaid dresses, is offering a $1,000 USD scholarship to high school seniors and first or second year university students. Applicants must write a short essay explaining, “how technology would influence the fashion industry in the future.”

Husky Energy’s Scholarship Program
Deadline: May 31, 2019
Husky Energy will provide one award of $5,000, and two awards of $3,500 to Aboriginal students registered at a Canadian university in business or computing science, and interested in the energy sector. Recipients will have the opportunity to participate in Husky’s mentorship program

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